Oral tradition and Matthew

Harold R. Holmyard III hholmyard at ont.com
Fri Feb 9 21:00:47 EST 2001


Dear Ausra,

It seems that you are right about Rahab not being mentioned as the mother
of Boaz in the OT. Thanks for the good observation.

				Yours,
				Harold Holmyard

>It's quit possible that in the "Mathew" text there are
>some traces of Oral Jewish traditions that we know
>from Targumim. For example that very fact, that Rahaba
> was included in genealogia of Jesus. In Hebrew text
>Rahaba is not mentioned as mother of Boaz, is it?





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